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NZ speaks its mind on Israel despite re-engaging with friends

ANALYSIS: Winston Peters’ speech to the UN confirms New Zealand still independent enough to stand up to the US.

WATCH: NBR political editor Brent Edwards speaks with Jonathan Mitchell.

Brent Edwards Thu, 11 Apr 2024

Foreign Minister Winston Peters did not mince his words this week when talking about Israel’s continuing bombardment of Gaza.

In a speech to the United Nations General Assembly Peters called the situation Gaza an “utter catastrophe”.

He repeated New Zealand’s condemnation of Hamas for “its

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